Ringwood removals

Ringwood removals

If you are moving house, looking to start a new life in Ringwood or retiring to Ringwood, we can help you.

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    Rated 'Excellent'
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    Family Owned
Business Est 1973

    Family Owned
    Business Est 1973

    British Association
of Removers

    British Association
    of Removers

    Eco Friendly
Removals

    Eco Friendly
    Removals

    Ringwood Removals Made Easy

    We believe no two moves are the same, that’s why we create bespoke services tailored to your requirements.

    All our packages include…

    • Removal Coordinator
      Removal Coordinator
      A dedicated Removal Coordinator will be assigned to your move.
    • Mileage
      Mileage
      Your quote will include mileage to ensure there are no hidden costs.
    • Cover for Goods in Transit
      Cover for Goods in Transit
      We offer restricted liability as standard, further options are available.
    • Carbon Footprint Offsetting
      Carbon Footprint Offsetting
      We’re planting over 2,000 trees to offset our carbon emissions.
    •  Trained, Uniformed Staff
      Trained, Uniformed Staff
      All Armishaws’ crew members are background checked and carry photo ID.
    • Recycled Materials
      Recycled Materials
      Our crews use recycled and recyclable materials wherever possible.
    • Covers & Blankets
      Covers & Blankets
      White goods and furniture are protected with slot-on, padded covers.
    • Carpet Runners
      Carpet Runners
      Full floor protection is also available at both locations (fees may apply).
    • Used Box Recycling Service
      Used Box Recycling Service
      Our team will collect your flat boxes for recycling or reuse where possible (fees may apply).
    • Robe Cartons
      Robe Cartons
      Your clothes will travel in style with specialist boxes for hanging garments.
    • Storage Options
      Storage Options
      Short and long term storage, with collection and delivery also available (fees may apply).
    • Biodegradable Mattress Bags
      Biodegradable Mattress Bags
      These sealable bags are only used once, then recycled.

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    Armishaws Removals

    Why choose Armishaws for your Ringwood removals...

    Established in 1973, Armishaws are a family run company based here in the South West. We believe in greener removals, we’re planting 2,000 trees in the region to offset the carbon emissions of your move. We’re members of the British Association of Removers and operate to the highest standards of customer care and financial security. All our crews are trained to ensure you receive the best customer service, so you can rest assured that your possessions are well cared for in transit and in storage. With our high Trustpilot rating and reviews from so many happy customers, you can be sure that with Armishaws your move is in good hands.

    Armishaws Greener Removals

    If you’re going, go green with Armishaws! As part of our commitment to reducing the impact of our removals on the environment…

    We’re planting 2000 trees – Armishaws Removals

    2,000 Trees

    We’re planting 2,000 trees to help offset carbon emissions and reduce the environmental impact of our UK removals.

    Free Box Recycling Service – Armishaws Removals

    Box Recycling Service

    We’ll collect your used boxes which will be re-used where possible or recycled (one less thing to worry about after your move).

    Recycled Boxes – Armishaws Removals

    Recycled Boxes

    All our boxes and soft packaging are made from recycled and recyclable materials to protect your belongs and the environment.

    Greener Vehicles – Armishaws Removals

    Greener Vehicles

    Our teams drive greener vehicles and all our drivers go through driver efficiency training to reduce the amount of fuel used.

    Acid Free Wrapping – Armishaws Removals

    Acid Free Wrapping

    We use acid free tissue paper which is not only better for the environment, acid free paper is also far better for your items.

    Biodegradable Mattress Bags – Armishaws Removals

    Biodegradable Mattress Bags

    We use sealable bags to help protect your mattresses while in transit, each bag is used only once before being recycled.

    Make your move greener
    with Armishaws.

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    Ringwood Removals

    Staying Local?

    While we love Ringwood, Armishaws also provide relocation services across Hampshire, Dorset and beyond, for national and international moves including;

    • Verwood
    • Alderhalt
    • West Moors
    • St Leanards
    • Little Canford
    • Harbridge
    • Three Legged Cross
    • Bansgore
    • Lyndhurst
    • Fordingbridge

    Ask our friendly team for a free, no hassle quote today.

    5 Quirky Facts About Ringwood

    1. In The Beginning…
      The first recorded traces of Rimucwude dates from 955 and the name meant Rim of the Forest, at time the area was virtually all forest. The settlement had a church and mill and most of its income came from the forest according to its inclusion in the Domesday Book. By 1553 it had become a centre for horse trading and held regular markets.
    2. Rebel Yell
      Following the Monmouth Rebellion (also known as the Pitchfork Rebellion owing to the rather basic army that took up arms) in which much of the West Country decried the reign of King James II, the Duke of Monmouth was captured in nearby Horton, fleeing defeat at the Battle of Sedgemoor and held in a house in Ringwood. Now named ‘Monmouth House’ it’s where he wrote a letter to the King begging for forgiveness. He was eventually transferred to London and where he lost his head!
    3. Hide & Seek
      Local legend says that Monmouth was discovered hiding in a ditch dressed as a shepherd by a local woman who later killed herself out of guilt. One final strange tale is that after his beheading, it was realised there was no portrait of the Duke, so his body was exhumed, his head sewn back and an artist employed to paint his picture.
    4. Lady Alice
      Following the uprising ‘The Hanging Judge’, Judge Jeffreys held a number of trials across the South West. They came to be known as the Bloody Assizes and hundreds of men and women were sentenced to death in very public fashion in towns and villages across the region as means to supress any further unrest. One such ‘rebel’ was Lady Alice Lisle who had harboured to fugitives from the battle at her home. She was tried and sentenced to be burned at the stake. King James II intervened owing to her status. She was reprieved from the stake… But beheaded instead. Her grave can be seen close to the door of Ellingham Church. One of the town’s pubs was named after her.
    5. Beery Good Show
      Ringwood’s brewing history came into full swing in 1775 when Carters Brewery used water from the River Avon to brew its beers. The town continued to brew beer for a number of years, today the Ringwood Brewery upholds the town’s fine tradition and the local brews can be found in most of the town’s pubs and bars.

    Ringwood Removals – Local Information

    Schools – There are four public schools in Ringwood plus a further 3 independent schools in the area. You can find Ofsted reports for all local schools.

    Population – From its humble origins as a forest village, in 2011 Ringwood’s population had reached 14,181.

    Transport – Sitting close to the edge of the New Forest, Ringwood lies on the A31 that connects with the M27 close to Southampton, where there is a main rail station and airport. Ringwood itself doesn’t have a train station.

    News – The new Stour & Avon magazine is packed full of local news, listings and event details.

    Best Of Ringwood

    Ringwood has a great number of independent shops and services to welcome you to your new home. Here’s our selection of the best on offer;

    Ringwood

    Ringwood Brewery

    The toast of Ringwood and one of the best breweries in the region, you’ll find it in all the local pubs and there’s even a tasty and friendly tap room at the brewery. Cheers!

    Go Visit! – 138 Christchurch Road, BH24 3AP

    Ringwood

    Lunns Art Store

    Feeling artistic? You can stock up on everything you need to create your own artwork for your new home plus all kinds of crafty goodies.

    Go Visit! – 13 Christchurch Road, BH24 1DG

    Ringwood

    New Forest Wines

    Let your cup runneth over with the great wines and fantastic knowledge on offer at New Forest Wines. Because it’s always Wine o’ clock somewhere.

    Go Visit! – 8 Christchurch Road, BH24 1DN

    Ringwood

    Furlong Furniture

    With every new house purchase comes the opportunity to update your furniture. Furlong Furniture have styles and pieces for every room and a handy delivery service.

    Go Visit! – 12 The Furlong, BH24 1AT

    Ringwood

    Roebridge Foods

    Why shop for farm fresh produce when you can have it delivered to your door? Choose your box, add your address and stock up with produce from local suppliers in just a few clicks.

    Go Visit! – Unit 3 Meeting House Lane, BH24 1EY

    About Ringwood

    Independent shops, tasty cafes, weekly market and the New Forest right on your doorstep, it’s little wonder people fall in love with Ringwood. There’s even a local brewery and mile after mile of stunning countryside to explore. If all that wasn’t enough it’s just a short hop to the coast and there are good transport links to larger cities such as Southampton. Ringwood has a lively Wednesday morning street market and has remained a delightful, unspoiled historic town with both quaint as well as modern shops, street entertainment, restaurants, pubs and cafés.

    Leisure

    The weekly market dates back to 1226 and will be marking its 800th anniversary. There are also monthly antique markets and annual food and drink events to raise a glass to. Nature lovers have plenty to explore with beaches, coastline and the New Forest all withing easy reach. The Forest Forge Theatre Company produce a number of shows each year as well as hosting visiting artists and performers. Golfists will find several courses in easy reach and there is also a leisure centre with gym and pool.

    Transport

    The gateway to the New Forest, Ringwood sits on the A31 a short distance from Southampton and the Hampshire coast. There is no rail station but mainline trains can be found at Bournemouth and Southampton both of which also have international airports.

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